Clouds Darken Over PageNet
- Wireless communications concern to hire as many as 850. Jones, Lara // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;06/29/98, Vol. 28 Issue 51, p1
Focuses on wireless communications company PageNet's plan to open a customer service center in Salt Lake City, Utah. Lease of a five-story building under construction at Lake Point Corporate Center; Estimated number of employees to be hired locally; Salt Lake City's reputation for a quality...
- Wall Street urged to alter valuation gauges. Mooney, Elizabeth V. // RCR;10/21/96, Vol. 15 Issue 42, p1
Discusses the need for Wall Street to move away from its outmoded criteria for evaluating cellular companies, in view of the array of bundled services which are offered by the telecommunications industry. Challenge issued by Steve Leeolou, chief financial officer of Vanguard Cellular Systems...
- Telecom services evolve in deregulated environment. Mooney, Elizabeth V. // RCR;06/01/98, Vol. 17 Issue 22, p10
Indicates that the biggest beneficiaries of federal deregulation of the telecommunications service industry, which is intended to benefit consumers by raising competition are Wall Street and stockholders. Comments made by Michael Elling, managing director of Prudential Securities Incorporated;...
- WALL STREET PROVIDES NO HELP TO THE TELECOM INDUSTRY. Rohde, David // Network World;11/06/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 45, p30
Asserts that Wall Street provides no help to the telecommunication industry. Demand for bad short-term decisions; Focus on maneuvers such as mergers and spin-offs; Advice when telecom stock prices are up or when they are down; Chief executive officers' need to deal with brokerages nonetheless.
- Fact vs. opinion. Ford, Tracy Anderson // RCR;02/16/98, Vol. 17 Issue 7, p12
Opinion. Comments on PageNet's plan to reduce it's work force by 30 percent. Indication that Paging operators are adamant that the introduction of PCS service will not harm their business; Number of PageNet's subscribers; Question pertaining to the 30 percent cut of the staff while increasing...
- TELECOM'S NEW REALITY: PROFIT OR PERISH. Bischoff, Glenn // Telephony;6/10/2002, Vol. 242 Issue 23, p8
Presents information on the Supercomm 2002 telecommunications trade show in Atlanta, Georgia. Focus of telecommunication carriers; Problems experienced in the U.S. telecommunication industry; Impact of the problems within the industry on Wall Street; Claims of operations supports systems vendors.
- Arch, PageNet merger leaves questions. Palenchar, Joseph // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;11/15/99, Vol. 14 Issue 26, p12
Reports on the issues related to the proposed merger between PageNet Inc. and Arch Communications Group Inc. Impact on the paging services industry in the United States; Effects on the companies' debt load and annual expenses; Concerns on how the merger might affect the carriers' distribution...
- First Comes Merger, Then Integration. McCall, Margo // Wireless Week;11/20/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 47, p30
Reports on the merger of Arch Wireless Inc. and MobileMedia. Benefit of Arch Wireless from the deal; Services from PageNet, another company Arch Wireless acquired.
- Metrocall Continues To Pursue PageNet. Vaughan, Allyson // Wireless Week;09/18/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 38, p34
Reports on the battle between Metrocall Inc. and Arch Communications Group Inc. in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware over the acquisition of PageNet. Reasons Arch and Metrocall are attracted to PageNet; Background of PageNet; Offer made by Metrocall.